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One reason Flight 370 is still missing

Weeks after the search for a Malaysian plane carrying 239 people began, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak announced to the world that, based on satellite data, Flight 370 "ended in the southern Indian Ocean."<p>Seven months after the plane took off, there is no trace of it or any of the …

AirAsia, MH370 incidents very different

<i>What happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, and will we ever find it? Watch "Vanished: The Mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370" tonight at 9 p.m. ET.</i><p><b>(CNN)</b> -- An airliner vanishes over the waters of a Southeast Asia ocean. There's no distress call, no wreckage, nothing but water and questions.<p>…

Searchers find AirAsia QZ8501's fuselage in Java Sea

<b>Jakarta, Indonesia (CNN) —</b> Searchers have located a majority of AirAsia Flight QZ8501's fuselage in the Java Sea, the head of Indonesia's search and rescue agency said Wednesday, raising the prospect that many bodies of the 162 people aboard the flight that crashed last month will soon be found.<p>The …

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What I Learned When I Moved to America

I grew up in the Middle East living between Egypt and the Gulf region until I was 21. I did not see many differences between these countries in the overall lifestyle, religion and the language yet I experienced the uniqueness of each country's culture. While moving from any country (or even a …

After AirAsia and MH370 flight searches, one airline finds a way to make its planes nearly disappearance-proof

First Air, a Canadian airliner, flies across some of the most remote and sparsely populated areas on the continent, with routes going as far north as …

AirAsia Indonesia pilot fails drug test - airline

Surabaya - AirAsia Indonesia said on Thursday it had suspended a pilot after he failed a random drugs test, days after 162 people were killed when …

Stricken AirAsia plane soared 'as fast as a fighter jet' and then dropped almost vertically into Java Sea as if being thrust down by a giant hand, crash experts revealed today

• <b>Plane behaved in ways 'bordering on edge of logic' before disappearing</b>• <b><br>Craft soared up at 'unprecedented' rate before falling almost vertically</b>• <b><br>Weather</b> …

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Weather stalls search for AirAsia black boxes, first victim buried

A crewmember of an Indonesian Air Force Super Puma helicopter of 6th Air Squadron uses a binocular to scan the horizon during a search operation for …

Gear of the Year 2014

Top Gear Innovations for Fall and Winter The brisk days of fall and cold nights of winter bring out the best in gear design and technology. When the mercury goes south with the birds, there’s little leeway for lapses in function and lots of room for flexing new ideas. Sometimes this means embracing …

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This Disaster Shelter Won’t Fall Over In A Hurricane

A new flat-pack home product goes by an old-rule of them: disasters often come in pairs.<p>When aid groups need to house refugees or disaster survivors in a hurry, they normally put up tents. They’re cheap to transport, quick to mount, and good in most situations.<p>Except, of course, if there’s a second …

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UFO And Alien Egyptian Artifacts Discovered In Jerusalem Kept Secret By Rockefeller Museum

Alien and UFO circles are abuzz with claims of remarkable ancient Egyptian artifacts discovered in the former Jerusalem home of the famous …

10 Of The Most Fabulous Housing Designs Of 2014

From a house dangling off a cliff to an apartment designed to make friends, here are the most ingenious residential designs of the year.<p>Not everyone can live in a one-of-a-kind, architect-designed home, but there is no shortage of spectacular designs that make us wish we did, whether it’s a …

5 Ways to Market Yourself Visually

Visuals communicate complex ideas into something more digestible. Large amounts of text make it harder for our brains to find pertinent information in a timely manner. This problem can be remedied quite easily, by adding images and visuals into marketing yourself.<p>Visuals can help turn a complex …

How to Learn a Language When You Don’t Like Learning Languages

For some people, the process of learning a language is just as exciting as being able to speak it. They enjoy researching word origins, discovering …

10 must have Android apps for your new Android smartphone (2014)

Getting your first Android smartphone is a special event. It opens up a whole new world and you’re officially a part of the largest platform in the history of mobile devices. That said, there are a virtual ton of applications and getting started with them isn’t easy. In this round up, we’ll take a …

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Best Useful Android Apps That Work With A Stylus

While Steve Jobs has designed the stylus useless in the iPhone, New samsung has made it useful once again with the S-Pen. In case you have gotten …

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Why Catholic Exorcists Are Seeing an Uptick In Requests | VICE News

Catholic exorcists and experts have said that there has been a revival in requests for the practice in recent years, gaining a nod even from Pope Francis earlier this week when he thanked priests who perform the ritual.<p>The Pope sent a message to members of the International Association of …

Tip Sheet: How to Hack Sleep | Inc.com

The ability to get by on little sleep is frequently seen as a badge of honor in the business world. Entrepreneurs, in particular, often sacrifice sleep for the sake of their companies. In a recent survey of Inc. 500 CEOs, 48 percent said they sleep six or fewer hours a night, and 85 percent work 10 …

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The Amazing History of the Dogon Tribe: Aryan Aliens in Ancient Africa

Located in Mali West Africa, the Dogon have a rich culture dating to around 3200 BCE, and are believed to be a hybrid ethnic group descended from a …

Smithsonian Magazine's 2013 Photo Contest

The editors of <i>Smithsonian magazine</i> have just announced the 60 finalists in their 11th annual photo contest. They've kindly allowed me to share several of these images here, including some great shots from each of the competition's six categories: The Natural World, Travel, People, Americana, …

17 Signs You Graduated High School In 2004, 2005, Or 2006

1. You don’t run into your ex-classmates and friends as often when you’re out because there’s currently a fresh batch of 21-year olds occupying the …

Indian Student Jumps into Zoo Enclosure to Challenge Full-Grown Tigers, Walks Away Unscathed

College students are known to do the stupidest things at times, but this one just takes the cake. Yashonandan Kaushik, a 23-year-old student of …

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Job Seeker Sends Out Resume, Attaches Photo Of Penis

If you want a get a job, you've got to stop d**king around.<p>Texas Workforce Solutions in Dallas received a job application by email Friday morning from a man who also attached a picture of a penis, Dallas Police spokeswoman Demarquis Black told the Dallas Observer.<p>The agency purportedly offers …

A Massive Sinkhole Opened In Detroit

video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player<p>Drivers, beware.<p>A massive sinkhole opened in Detroit Friday afternoon. The 16-feet-deep and 30-feet-wide hole appeared on Linwood Avenue on the city's west side, according to the Detroit Free Press.<p>A Cadillac was nearly swallowed by the hole …

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Russian dairy plant closed after workers bathe in the milk

MOSCOW -- A Siberian dairy plant was temporarily closed Friday after its workers had been found bathing in milk, a Russian consumer oversight agency reported.<p>Trade House Cheeses, a dairy producer in Omsk, about 1,600 miles east of Moscow, was closed for 90 days by regional authorities for an urgent …

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Florida<p>The NRA Files Lawsuit Over Florida Gun Legislation Passed by Gov. Rick Scott<p>Florida Rep. Torches Trump For Inaction on Guns, Being Same as …